Herby Lemon Quinoa

Herby Lemon Quinoa

Quinoa is called a SUPER food for a reason! It’s a healthy whole grain, high in protein, packed with fiber, and gluten-free! This Herby Lemon Quinoa recipe is so easy to make, so it’s perfect for meal prep or busy weeknights!

Ingredients

  • 2 Tbsp basil
  • 3 cups broth
  • lemon zest
  • 3 lemons juiced
  • 2 Tbsp parsley
  • pepper to taste
  • 1.5 cups quinoa, uncooked
  • salt to taste
  • 1 Tbsp thyme fresh or dried
  • Procedure

  • Add quinoa, broth, salt, and pepper to a pot, then bring to a boil.
  • Reduce heat to a simmer and cover, until all liquid is absorbed (about 12-15 minutes).
  • Remove from the heat and stir in fresh basil, parsley, and thyme.
  • Add lemon juice and zest.
  • Serve & enjoy!
  • Nutritional Info

    Serving: 1 serving,
    yields 6 servings servings
    Calories: 178

    • 32g Carbs

    • 3g Fat

    • 7g Protein

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